Participation resources


Thousands of children and young people across NSW have participated in ACYP consultations and events. Thanks to this we've had the privilege to learn a lot from them about what makes meaningful participation from their point of view. Below are resources that reflect this and there are more to come.

Cultural change

In 2016 an event called Speak for Yourself was held at Sydney Opera Ho...

A small change is all it takes to make a big difference. A compilation...

Speech from the ACYP Child Rights seminar in 2017. "A rights-based app...

Speech from the ACYP Child Rights seminar in 2017. "Where does partici...

Examples of when participation and voice were mentioned in the ACYP co...

Take action

1. Treat children and young people with respect. 2. Don't talk down to...

This guide has been developed to help organisations understand the val...

Facilitated consultations involve a facilitator guiding a conversation...

Peer to peer consultations are where young people take the lead in fac...

Children and young people must have the capacity to understand the sit...

Inspiration

Children came from all regions of NSW including Broken Hill, Dubbo, Ta...

These case studies detail four different environments and situations w...

The following presentations demonstrate the power of youth-led innovat...

Nearly 150 school students from 40 schools have taken part in a Citize...

More than 4,000 children and young people have had an opportunity to h...